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Hi I'm Jocelyn

I grew up in Idaho. Happily married for 33 years. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and raised on a family farm in Idaho. We worked hard together as a family which taught us the value of work and unity. I met and married my best friend at Ricks (now BYU-Idaho). We raised four beautiful children in Washington state then moved to Texas with our youngest son. I am a certified medical assistant and work for a family practice provider. I love my work and the people I meet and serve.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised in the church. I have been blessed with loving parents who have great faith in our Heavenly Father and his Son, Jesus Christ. The principals they taught me have always stuck with me and help sustain me. I would say I had my own conversion at a very young age. I have always believed in a loving Heavenly Father and Savior. It makes so much sense to me that they would give us a plan and outline to help us be able to return to them some day. This especially hit home to me when I became a parent and developed such strong feelings of love and protection for my own children. All I want is the best for them and for them to be truly happy. Why would my Heavenly Father not want this for me? The church teaches of united families that are together in the eternities. This is what I envision for my family.

How I live my faith

I have served in many areas of the church. From the toddlers to the adults. For a couple of years I had the privilege of having the youth in my home early morning (6:00 am) for scripture study. I so admired these youth for their dedication and willingness to devote that time to learning about the Savior. I think I was blessed more than they were! Now I am blessed to work with the young women in our ward. We have lesson about Christ and his teachings on Sunday and activities each Wednesday. These young women are an inspiration to me on how to better my live. I am assigned three special women in the ward to assist and give service to. Monthly, with the help of another sister, we try to meet with them and give words of encouragement and strength. What a wonderful program the Lord put in place to help us learn service and love.